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. >>> the united states military says it is sending an elite unit of marine special forces and drones to libya to help bring those responsible for killing those americans to justice. the u.s. has already deployed an fbi investigation team that is trying to track al-qaeda sympathizers who are thought to have turned the benghazi demonstration into a violent one. intelligence officials are also reviewing telephone records and computer traffic. libyan law enforcement agencies say some arrests have already been made. >>> this morning, we are also getting a look at the ruins of the u.s. consulate in benghazi, libya, where ambassador chris stevens and the three other americans were killed. coming up at 7:15, how a note found in the debris is shedding light on stevens' mission in libya. >>> in overnight news, san francisco police are investigating a homicide. it happened in the bayview district early this morning. police say they responded to a report of shooting just after 1:30 at osceola lane and lasalle avenue. police haven't released details on the victim or suspects. >>> highway 1 in san mateo co
the united states of america. thank you. >> you've been listening live to secretary of state, hillary clinton, speaking there in washington, talking about the attacks, the deadly attacks a at the embassy in libya where four americans were killed, including our u.s. ambassador to libya, chris stevens, who has bay area ties. that's a picture of him there. she says he will be remembered as a hero by many nations. she said this was an attack by a small and savage grew, not the government of libya. she said there were a lot of libya who helped the americans, taking them to the hospital. she also said the -- clinton said she has spoken to the interim president of libya. he's apologized and condemned this violence. clinton says a free and stable libya is still in their interest. they will not not -- they will not rest until those responsible for this are brought to justice and she also pointed out this happened on september 11th. we're going to continue to follow this story here throughout the morning on ktvu "mornings on 2" and in developing news in about 35 minutes, president obama will comment on
. the interim president of libya has apologized to the united states for the attack that killed the american ambassador and a bay area native chris stevens. this is his picture. stevens is one of four americans killed in a rocket attack at the u.s. embassy in benghazi. alison burns is live in our washington, d.c. bureau now to tell us what happened and what sparked the violence. >> reporter: at this hour it's unclear who is responsible for the attack that killed ambassador chris stevens. stevens and three other americans were killed on a rocket strike on the american consulate. their deaths came as protestors allegedly angry about an online film that is offensive to islam attacked u.s. compounds in libya and egypt. pictures from the scene are airing on cnn. a former pentagon spokesperson is suggesting the attacks might have been coordinated and linked to the 9/11 anniversary. the jib january government is condemning the attacks. stanes -- president obama is calling him a courageous representative of the united states. secretary of state hillary clinton say there is is profound sadness over h
in different parts of the united states this morning. one was at the university of texas in austin. authorities evacuated campus buildings after a call from someone claiming to be from al qaeda said bombs would go off in 90 minutes. the deadline passed and authorities cleared all of the buildings. a threat was also phoned in at north dakota state university where 20,000 people were evacuated. no bombs were found there either. >>> santa cruz police are asking for help finding a 70- year-old woman who disappeared last month possibly while driving to see her 90-year-old mother in san diego. >> the family says deanna approx would have been driving her 2003 bp cruiser -- -- brooks would have been driving her 2003 bp cruiser and the family has searched five counties. no trace of her. >>> there is word that homeless people are returning to encampments. one was at an underpass on kurtner avenue. law enforcement and other crews spent the summer cleaning out those encampments. >>> hayward police say a drunk driver is to blame for a car crash that knocked down a utility pole causing a power outage. it hap
obama on day 2. >> i want barack obama to be the next president of the united states. >> the coanded the crowd, speaking for 48 minutes. making the case that mr. obama has a better path forward for the next four years. he countered criticism that voters are not better off now than four years ago. >> no president, not me, not any of my predecessor, no one could have fully repaired all the damage that he found in just 4 years. >> -- reforming healthcare and saving the auto industry and the former president offered his view of what this race comes down to. >> if you want a winner take all, you are on your own society, you should support the republican ticket. but if you want a country of shared opportunities and shared responsibility, a we are all in this together society, you should vote for barack obama and joe biden. >> democrats are looking forward to the president address where he is expected to lay out his plan for a second term. >> i am telling you hold on to your seat because what you see tonight with barack obama coming out you will be reminded of that great orderer discovered
to a growing community need. >> this is one of the foremost children's hospitals in the united states. we take some very difficult cases here and we're growing to meet that need. >> the expansion is part of the stanford university medical center's renewal project. >>> a ban was supposed to take effect today on medical marijuana, but opponents gathered 50,000 signatures to put the question on the ballot. the city council must now decide whether to rescind the ban or let it go to the voters. >>> a new stadium has helped the san francisco 49ers become one of the most valuable franchises in the nfl. forbes sais the niners are worth about 1.2 billion, up 19% from last year. the bay area's other football team is at the other end of the spectrum. the raiders are listed at no. 30. the dallas cowboys ranked first with a value of 2.1 billion. >>> it is a moment that may have transcended politics at the democratic national convention. the unannounced appearance in the last hour and the role the special guest played in getting the night started. >>> things are going to start to warm up. i'll show you how
of the united states. >> reporter: tears flowed for this woman who says she's unemployed but has faith object president and the first lady. others gave the president high marks for job performance. >> i think he's doing the best he can given what he's given. >> reporter: former san francisco mayor willie brown addressed the crowd before the president's speech. he and other democratic leaders asked supporters to work phone banks and travel to battleground steps they said the president's message is simple. >> we stop the slide and he's moving us back up and he does address the concerns of working people and the middle class. >> reporter: a message that supporters say the president made clear tonight. >> he's doing a good job of explaining what has happened and what he's dealing with and where we need to be. >> reporter: one protester stuck into the watch party briefly before the president spoke. a small group was gathered outside during the watch party there was also strong police presence. there were no reports of problems. reporting live, amber lee, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> more details now o
is the number 1 foe of the united states. putin said he will work with whoever is elected but his effort will be as efficient as his partners want it to be. >> speaking of mitt romney. secret service reports are investigating the report that romney's tax records were stolen. >> they are the records that he refused to release despite the pressure. >> a letter was sent to the accounting firm demanding $1 million to keep the records secret. the letter reportedly said they were stolen late last month during a watergate style break in. >> they are investigating a robbery that looks like something out of a hollywood movie. they kidnapped a bank manager from her area home and strapped what appears to and bomb to her chest and then drove her to the bank. made her remove all the money from the vault and instructed her to toss the money outside to them. >> there were other employees inside and she explained to them what was happening. and showed them the device that was strapped to her body. a robot blue up the device. it did not appear to be a bomb. the suspects got away with the money and avoide
section. >>> home prices kept rising in july across the united states because of increased sales and fewer foreclosures. national home prices increased 1.2% in july compared to the same month last year. home sales have been bolstered by the lowest mortgage rates on record. the average rate on a 30 year fixed mortgage touched a record low of 3.49% last week and has been below 4% all year. a limited supply of homes has always helped drive prices higher. >>> san francisco is reporting its first human case of what appears to be locally acquired west nile virus in 40 years. a local man is now recovering at home. he apparently became infected last month. the man had reportedly not traveled recently making it likely he was infected in the bay area if not in san francisco. just last week officials reported that a bird infected with the virus was discovered near city college. >>> san jose police are searching for a man they say has robbed at least two banks in santa clara county in the last month. take a look at these pictures from bank surveillance video. they show the suspect at the us bank on li
of protests he in indonesia, the united states closed the embassies in indonesia. friday is the main muslim day of prayer and in indonesia they have protests after the friday prayers. muslims enraged over the movie innocence of must leams which offended the -- muslims which offended the prophet mohammad was produced in the u.s. ahmadinejad is talking about the movie. today he denounced the west for what he called insults to the divine messenger and criticized respect for freedom of speech. he said that after a week of protests and riots by people very angry about that movie. >>> 7:15. congress is about to leave washington until after the november election. alison burns joins us live from washington where there are critical issues law makers are leaving undone. >> reporter: senators hoped to leave by today but they still have not agreed on a temporary budget that would keep the government running for the next six months. they could be forced to work through the weekend because the deal has been held out by fights over foreign aid and hunting on public lands. the finger-pointing is intensifyi
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